FACTBOX-Asia’s top IPOs slated for 2010

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SINGAPORE, Feb 2 (BestGrowthStock) – Fund raising from Asian share
markets continues apace after a blistering 2009, though
investor wariness about a surfeit of offerings has tempered IPO
pricings and led to the withdrawal of at least one potential
IPO so far this year. [ID:nSGE61005Z]

Following are the top IPOs (planned/confirmed) in Asia in
2010.

(Some IPO sizes may change following roadshows, pricing,
etc)
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————- COMPANY CENTRE SIZE
($bln) DATE STORY 1 Agricultural Bank of China
Shanghai 22 (media) n/a * [ID:nTOE60R03E] 2 AIA (AIG.N: )

Hong Kong 10 Q2 [ID:nLDE5BG00D] 3
Samsung Life Insurance Seoul 4 May/June
[ID:nTOE60J01B] 4 HSBC Holdings Plc (HSBA.L: ) Shanghai 3-7

n/a [ID:nLC432876] 5 Swire Properties
Hong Kong 3 Q2 [ID:nTOE5B80A7] 6 Huatai
Securities Shanghai 2.4# n/a
[ID:nTOE6100AY] 7 UC RUSAL (0486.HK: ) Hong Kong 2.2

Jan 27 [ID:nTOE60Q02O] 8 Korea Life
Seoul 2 Q1 [ID:nTOE60H04B] 9 China First
Heavy Industries Shanghai 1.7 n/a [ID:nTOE60R0B1]
10 XD Electric (601179.SS: ) Shanghai 1.5 Jan
[ID:nTOE60Q0AJ]
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————- * n/a – not yet available
# may be amended after roadshows, pricing

For a TABLE of the world’s top-10 IPOs in 2009
[ID:nSP534106]

For a FACTBOX on upcoming European IPOs this year
[ID:nLDE6030JX]

For a FACTBOX on South Korea IPOs this year
[ID:nSEO131307]

For a list of upcoming Hong Kong IPOs
[ID:nTOE60O04V]

For a list of upcoming Indian IPOs
[ID:nSGE6050G3]

TAKE-A-LOOK: The global IPO market
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(Compiled by Valerie Lee)

FACTBOX-Asia’s top IPOs slated for 2010